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Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry

Scenic 4WD Tour Lake Tekapo Backcountry - Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

Duration: 3 hours
Location: Lake Tekapo, New Zealand

From USD
$119.93

Explore Tekapo's backcountry wilderness on a Scenic 4WD Tour, offering private access into some of The Mackenzie's most beautiful High Country Stations. Discover the impressive natural beauty beyond Tekapo lakefront for unique photography opportunities, educational commentary and an incredible High Country experience situated in the heart of New Zealand's iconic scenery. 

  • Remote Backcountry 4WD High Country Station Tour through Braemar Station
  • Stunning and unique views of Mt Cook & Mt Tasman, The Main Divide & Lake Pukaki & The Ben Ohau Mountains
  • Breathtaking scenery of New Zealand’s most impressive landscapes
  • Educational information on the area’s unique landforms & species & ecology within The Mackenzie
  • Feed farm animals such as Sheep, Angus Cattle & Red Deer
  • Refreshments & Home Made Snacks

Explore the breathtaking beauty of Lake Tekapo's backcountry by Scenic 4WD Tour in the ultimate off road vehicle of a Land Rover Defender.
This 3 hour scenic tour offers guests the opportunity to access private and remote High Country Stations, providing some of the 
best scenery and landscapes within the beautiful Mackenzie Country. 

Your professional 4WD driver will pick you up in Tekapo township and whisk you away through private gates and into pristine landscapes of towering mountains, cascading glaciers, turquoise filled lakes and silent backcountry ... More info ›

Explore Tekapo's backcountry wilderness on a Scenic 4WD Tour, offering private access into some of The Mackenzie's most beautiful High Country Stations. Discover the impressive natural beauty beyond Tekapo lakefront for unique photography opportunities, educational commentary and an incredible High Country experience situated in the heart of New Zealand's iconic scenery. 

  • Remote Backcountry 4WD High Country Station Tour through Braemar Station
  • Stunning and unique views of Mt Cook & Mt Tasman, The Main Divide & Lake Pukaki & The Ben Ohau Mountains
  • Breathtaking scenery of New Zealand’s most impressive landscapes
  • Educational information on the area’s unique landforms & species & ecology within The Mackenzie
  • Feed farm animals such as Sheep, Angus Cattle & Red Deer
  • Refreshments & Home Made Snacks

Explore the breathtaking beauty of Lake Tekapo's backcountry by Scenic 4WD Tour in the ultimate off road vehicle of a Land Rover Defender.
This 3 hour scenic tour offers guests the opportunity to access private and remote High Country Stations, providing some of the 
best scenery and landscapes within the beautiful Mackenzie Country. 

Your professional 4WD driver will pick you up in Tekapo township and whisk you away through private gates and into pristine landscapes of towering mountains, cascading glaciers, turquoise filled lakes and silent backcountry. We'll travel off road on private farm tracks and stop for a variety of stunning photography opportunities for the best photos of Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki, The Ben Ohau Mountain Range, Remote wilderness vistas and backcountry huts.

Along the tour, your driver will give educational commentary of the unique landforms and ecology that make up The Mackenzie Basin, and how this area offers some of New Zealand's most impressive landscapes. 

Take in the beauty by a refreshment and home made snack provided mid tour, followed by scenic viewpoints by short walks from the vehicle.
Your Scenic 4WD Tour will end its off road venture by visiting farm animals, where you can feed and pet Sheep, Horses,Chickens and other friends. Travel back to Lake Tekapo off road, and feel as though you've travelled remote and far away from the tourists and busyness of New Zealand's famous Night Skies reserves.

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7-Hour Christchurch Tour from Akaroa Wharf

7-Hour Christchurch Tour from Akaroa Wharf - Christchurch, New Zealand
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Duration: 7 hours
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand

From USD
$33.31

This group tour travels directly to Otautahi, the Maori name given to represent Christchurch, offering an opportunity to explore the newest city in the world..  Where rejuvenation is everywhere! You will have approximately 3 hours free time to explore at your own pace. Highlights in walking distance of your drop off in Christchurch include the Botanical Gardens, Punting on the Avon, Central Christchurch shopping precinct, Art Gallery, Canterbury Museum and the National Earthquake Memorial Wall ... More info ›

This group tour travels directly to Otautahi, the Maori name given to represent Christchurch, offering an opportunity to explore the newest city in the world..  Where rejuvenation is everywhere! You will have approximately 3 hours free time to explore at your own pace. Highlights in walking distance of your drop off in Christchurch include the Botanical Gardens, Punting on the Avon, Central Christchurch shopping precinct, Art Gallery, Canterbury Museum and the National Earthquake Memorial Wall. Port pickup and drop-off are included in this tour. 

Journey from Akaroa to Christchurch travelling around and over the picturesque foothills of Banks Peninsula with elevated views of the city as well as bays, estuary and inlets.

Arrive at Rolleston Avenue, close to Hagley Park, near Christchurch's central city where you can view the Botanical Gardens, go punting on the Avon River (additional charge) or visit the Museum and central city shopping area. This tour includes informative commentary.

Highlights in walking distance of your drop off in Christchurch include: 

  • the Botanical Gardens
  • Punting on the Avon
  • Central Christchurch shopping precinct
  • Art Gallery
  • Canterbury Museum
  • the National Earthquake Memorial Wall


*Drop off and pickup is from the same point (outside Canterbury Museum) in Rolleston Avenue.

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Akaroa Shuttle - Christchurch and International Antarctic Centre Tour

Akaroa Shuttle - Christchurch and  International Antarctic Centre Tour - Christchurch, New Zealand

Duration: 7 hours
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand

From USD
$131.59

Departing from  Akaroa Wharf we make our journey to Ōtautahu, the Maori name given to represent Christchurch.  

Travelling around and over the picturesque ancient volcanic foothills of Banks Peninsula with elevated views of the city as well as bays, estuary and inlets.

We make our way through the newest city in the world, Ōtautahi ... More info ›

Departing from  Akaroa Wharf we make our journey to Ōtautahu, the Maori name given to represent Christchurch.  

Travelling around and over the picturesque ancient volcanic foothills of Banks Peninsula with elevated views of the city as well as bays, estuary and inlets.

We make our way through the newest city in the world, Ōtautahi. Where rejuvenation is everywhere!

We continue to the International Antarctic Centre which is one of Aotearoa’s (Moari Name for New Zealand) best award winning tourist attractions!

The International Antarctic centre is quiet possibly the closest experience you will get to the real deal! Here you will have 2 hours to explore the centre at your leisure, learn the history of Scott base and modern life in Antarctica, partake in a snow storm, see the penguins, hope on an original Hagglund (vehicle ride) experience what it would be like to ride one in Antarctica. Plus so much more! 

On arrival in Akaroa you are met by our staff who will direct you to our coach. Tour departs Akaroa Wharf from 10am, travelling by air-conditioned coach to Christchurch. 

An informative commentary is provided as we travel over Banks Peninsula. Arriving Christchurch city approximately 12 noon.

We then continue on to the International Antarctic Centre where you have 2 hours to explore including seeing penguins and a Hagglund ride.

The tour departs the International Antarctic Centre at 2.30pm, departing Christchurch at 3pm

The Tour includes all transportation and all experiences at Antarctica Centre. A brief photo stop on the Hill Top if time applies.

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Extreme Jet Boating in Hanmer Springs

Extreme Jet Boating in Hanmer Springs - Hanmer Springs, New Zealand

Duration: 30 minutes
Location: Hanmer Springs, New Zealand

From USD
$83.29

Soak up the scenery of Hanmer Springs while you jet through the narrow gorges, white-water rapids, and braided shallows of the Waiau River. Experience the thrill of a 30-minute jet boat ride, a high-octane adventure that carries you over mere inches of water and rotates in 360-degree spins.

Select from several departure times at booking and head to the jet boat base in Hanmer Springs to board your powerboat ... More info ›

Soak up the scenery of Hanmer Springs while you jet through the narrow gorges, white-water rapids, and braided shallows of the Waiau River. Experience the thrill of a 30-minute jet boat ride, a high-octane adventure that carries you over mere inches of water and rotates in 360-degree spins.

Select from several departure times at booking and head to the jet boat base in Hanmer Springs to board your powerboat. You'll experience the ultimate ride with a skilled driver at the helm, who maneuvers the jet boat down the Waiau River. Speed over white-water rapids and through steep gorges while the boat negotiates the narrow river channel.

Skim over the crystal-clear waters of 6-inch-deep (15-cm) riverbeds through braided shallows and hold on tight during 360-degree jet spins while you attempt to take in the scenic river views during your 30-minute adventure.

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Hanmer Springs Rafting and Quad Bike combo

Hanmer Springs Rafting and Quad Bike combo - Hanmer Springs, New Zealand

Duration: 4 hours
Location: Hanmer Springs, New Zealand

From USD
$208.55

Put yourself in control of a four-wheel quad bike. Challenge the terrain, with river crossings, mud, dust, dirt and excitement. This guided Quad Bike tour will show you some of the real back country New Zealand as you pass through farmland, sheep trails, rivers, sand and bush. You can choose to ride your own bike or ride tandem with another person (subject to age restrictions) ... More info ›

Put yourself in control of a four-wheel quad bike. Challenge the terrain, with river crossings, mud, dust, dirt and excitement. This guided Quad Bike tour will show you some of the real back country New Zealand as you pass through farmland, sheep trails, rivers, sand and bush. You can choose to ride your own bike or ride tandem with another person (subject to age restrictions). Your guide will give you the freedom to challenge yourself within the safety boundaries. Perfect for families, groups or individuals. Two hours of adventure in the beautiful natural mountain environment of Hanmer Springs.

Ride the rapids of the Waiau Gorge on a 2-hour white water rafting expedition of Hanmer Springs. Enjoy the adrenaline thrills of the river and forests as you float downstream among swimming salmon and trout. This river is grade 2 so is relatively easy water and perfect for families.

The Quad Bikes take passengers on a 2 hour excursion through stunning NZ countryside, with river crossings, mud, farmland and forest trails. A commentary is provided.

The Rafting journey takes customers 30 km's down the river through the stunning scenery of the gorge, with a guided commentary along the way. When conditions are suitable customers may jump out of the raft and float and jump from the cliff. Customers are returned to river base by jet boat.  

Both excursions depart and return to the river base at the Ferry Bridge

Customers can be picked up and dropped off to their accommodation in Hanmer Springs.

Customers must fit safety equipment in order to participate.

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Hanmer Springs Rafting and Bungy Jump combo

Hanmer Springs Rafting and Bungy Jump combo - Hanmer Springs, New Zealand

Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Location: Hanmer Springs, New Zealand

From USD
$208.55

Ride the grade 2 rapids of the Waiau Gorge on a 2-hour white water rafting expedition of Hanmer Springs. Enjoy the adrenaline thrills of the river and forests as you float downstream among swimming salmon and trout ... More info ›

Ride the grade 2 rapids of the Waiau Gorge on a 2-hour white water rafting expedition of Hanmer Springs. Enjoy the adrenaline thrills of the river and forests as you float downstream among swimming salmon and trout. Marvel at the mountain landscape, jump out and float or jump off the cliff into the swimming holes below.

The 135 year old WaiauFerryBridge is the site of the Hanmer Springs Bungy Jump. At 35 metres high it allows you plenty of time to experience the range of emotions from sheer terror to pure elation in the seconds it takes you to plummet towards the river. This Bungy option is prefect for those customers who don’t want to do a high Bungy Jump – maybe first timers or those who are older or younger. The jetboat picks you up at the bottom after your jump and transports you safely back to shore. 

The Hanmer Springs Rafting experience takes you 30 km's down the Waiau River Gorge with a commentary provided by your qualified guide. The water is an easy grade 2, so is perfect for families. Customers are returned to the point of departure by Jetboat.

The Bungy Jump takes place at the Waiau Ferry Bridge in the beautiful river canyon at that location and takes approximately 20 minutes to complete. At 35 metres high it is the perfect jump to do for first timers or those who don't want extreme adventure.   
 

Customers can be picked up and dropped off to their accommodation in Hanmer Springs.

Customers must fit safety equipment in order to participate.

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